Please note:

The resources and services in this directory are provided by external partners and not by San Diego Center for Children.

San Diego Food Bank

1 (866) 350-3663

The face of hunger in San Diego has changed. Many people associate the Food Bank with those who are homeless, but the majority of the people we feed are low-income individuals and families who have homes but struggle daily to put food on the table. And increasingly in this tough economic climate middle class families are now seeking help from the Food Bank.

Call: 1-866-350-FOOD (3663)

Numerous locations throughout San Diego County. Call or visit website to search for the food distribution site closest to you.


Emergency food assistance, assistance enrolling in CalFresh, free groceries, volunteer opportunities

Payment Options:


Food distribution program is open to anyone regardless of income. Income requirements for emergency food assistance program can be found on the website listed.

Types of Needs:

Benefits Enrollment, Emergency Needs, Volunteering

Transition Resource Categories

Independent Living Skills
Job & Career
Physical Health & Well-Bring
Emotional & Behavioral Well-Bring
Community Centers & Recreation
Benefits Assistance

Funded by the Generosity of

Bank of America

St. Germaine Children's Charity

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We do not endorse any specific organization listed nor are we responsible for ensuring the quality of the services listed. Users should always select services at their own discretion. Additionally, this information is subject to change as funding for programs can shift over time, though we do our very best to keep the resource center as up-to-date as possible.

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